Novak started his bid for a record seventh Australian Open title with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 victory over Mitchell Krueger of the USA. He will next play Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA, WC, H2H 16-6)
Novak continued his bid for a third title at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open. The top seed rallied from a set down to beat world no.36 Marton Fucsovics 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 and advance into the ATP 250 tournament quarters
World no.1 and 14-time GS champion is making his fourth appearance at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open, taking place at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex from December 31 to January 5. The top seed will open singles campaign against Damir Dzumhur (ATP #47)
The semi-final clash at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship has brought an interesting clash between Novak and Karen Khachanov. Nole won 6-4, 6-2.
Novak won the Abu Dhabi title three years in a row from 2011-2013. The world no.1 will be looking to secure an unprecedented fourth title at the annual exhibition tournament